The recent ranking of Best States across the country by U.S. News and World Report puts Washington # 5 using 60 metrics comparing economy, healthcare, infrastructure, education, crime/corrections, government and opportunity. And, Washington ranks well above other West coast states. But then, Washington residents and business owners already knew that. An exceptional quality of life, robust economy, a culture of collaboration and innovation, a highly educated workforce and cutting edge healthcare have been a hallmark of Washington’s success. Read more about the data at The Seattle Times.
In the News…
- You really can go home again.
- Washington leads blueberry production.
- Make it an even 100.
- Amazon widens footprint in Seattle.
- Nano-scale chemistry may be the future of power generation.
- State lands grant to create maritime cluster for the future.
- State snags $900,000 STEP grant.
- Either way that’s a lot of bread.